Who We Are
The Building Industry Association’s y|GEN is an organization focused on fostering the professional growth and enhancing the cohesiveness of the young professionals in the San Diego home building industry, with the goal of encouraging its members to become active and remain engaged in the BIA, and its leadership opportunities throughout their careers.
All y|GEN events are free to y|GEN members and include drink and think education events, building tours, mentor program, and happy hours.
July 19, 2022 – Building Tour @ Horton Plaza
September 29, 2022 – Building Tour @ 3 Roots
November 16, 2022 – End of the Year and Mentor Appreciation Party @ Embolden Beer Company
Check out some of the great photos from the events!
y|GEN Board Meeting Dates
Meetings begin at 8:30 a.m. at the BIA office on the 4th Tuesday of each month. Please contact Elena Mineo with any questions.
y|GEN Board Members
y|GEN Board Members at Large
y|GEN Student Membership
y|GEN is pleased to announce FREE memberships for local students! Any current college student in the San Diego area is welcome to join our y|GEN group and attend all y|GEN events at no cost. This will also allow you to participate in the mentorship program and be paired with a seasoned industry professional. To sign up please complete the form below and return to Elena Mineo.
Take your next step in the industry and sign up for our Mid-Year Mentor Program! The y|GEN Mentor Program fosters professional growth by targeting the individual needs of mentees to develop their careers to the fullest potential. Our program gives young leaders in our industry the opportunity to be paired with and learn from a seasoned industry professional. If you have any questions please contact Elena Mineo.